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Heart Hospital of Austin, in Collaboration with CardioThoracic and Vascular Surgeons, is participating in a research trial on transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) with the Medtronic Intrepid™ TMVR system in patients with severe symptomatic mitral regurgitation. This study is being conducted to evaluate both the safety and efficacy of this prosthetic mitral valve system in patients who are not candidates for standard open-heart surgery.

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